The Senate of the University of Ibadan on Monday elected an Acting Vice Chancellor, inorder to have a decision maker over the institution affairs after the expiration of the past VC”s tenure; so the senate elected Professor Adebola Babatunde Ekanola.
Until the appointment of Ekanola he was the Deputy Vice Chancellor, Academics of premier university.
Ekanola scored 275 votes to defeat four other rivals vying for the position.
Others who contested include Professor Olanike Adeyemo who scored 13 votes, Professor A. Oluleye who got 80 votes, Professor Adigun Agbaje who got 15 votes and Professor Gbemisola Oke who got 14 votes.
after the collation of scores Prof. Ekanola was declared winner as the acting VC.